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Division of Parks & Outdoor Recreation

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Chugach State Park

Eklutna Lake Campground

Eklutna Lake Campground


★ ADA Facility - Yes
★ 50 Campsites (see fee page)
★ Camping Limit - 15 nights
★ Daily Parking Fee - (see fee page)
★ Toilets -
★ Water -
★ (2) Picnic Shelters -
Cabin - (see fee page)
★ Trails -

Useful Information

Chugach State Park Brochure
Eklutna Lake Brochure
Eklutna Lake Trail Guide


★ Camping
★ Fishing
★ Trails
★ Hiking
★ Biking
★ Horseback Riding
★ Boating
★ Riding ATV's


Eklutna Lake Campground has 50 campsites, water, latrines, picnic tables and fire pits. An overflow camping area has 15 sites. Camping fees are posted, and camping is allowed for 15 consecutive nights.

Summer visitors enjoy hiking, biking, horseback riding, climbing, picnicking, fishing, boating, and riding ATV's. Eklutna Trail is open to ATVs Sunday through Wednesday, April 1st through November 30th only. Winter activities include cross-country skiing, dog mushing, and snowmobiling. Camping, wildlife viewing and photography may be enjoyed in any season.

Interpretive displays and a telescope for viewing wildlife and lake activities are located near the trail head parking area. There is a picnic shelter for group activities in the day use area. A large group picnic and camping area may be reserved through Reserve America. Facilities are accessible to those experiencing physical disabilities.

26.5 Glenn Highway

Driving Directions:
Glenn Highway to the Eklutna Turn-off. Eklutna Lake road to the end.

Mission Statement

"The Division of Parks and Outdoor Recreation provides outdoor recreation opportunities and conserves and interprets natural, cultural, and historic resources for the use, enjoyment, and welfare of the people."

Accessibility Notice

Division of Parks & Outdoor Recreation

Atwood Building
550 West 7th Avenue
Suite 1380
Anchorage, AK 99501
DNR Public Information Center:
(907) 269-8400
DPOR Director's Office:
(907) 269-8700